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The Blockchain Executive Summer School has finished successfully!

2018-10-10T07:54:39+03:00October 10th, 2018|Event|

The Blockchain Executive Summer School, organised by UNIC, UCL and CBT, came to a close on Friday. The 3-day event (3-5 October 2018) focused on helping executives understand the true potential of this nascent technology. It was aimed at senior executives and managers and provided participants with both a specially developed framework to evaluate blockchain [...]

MOOC Students Qualify for a Special Discount for Decentralized 2018

2018-09-13T09:33:57+03:00September 13th, 2018|Event|

After the success of Decentralized 2017 event, University of Nicosia is organizing Decentralized 2018, the largest and most in-depth event of its kind in Europe, focused on the business and political implications of blockchain technologies, this year’s event will feature 1200+ attendees and 70+ world-renowned industry leaders and academics from the Blockchain and Crypto industry. Date: 14-16 November Venue: [...]

Bringing the Blockchain Revolution to Healthcare in Cyprus: An Opportunity and An Inevitability

2018-03-15T10:18:46+03:00March 15th, 2018|Announcements|

The University of Nicosia Blockchain Initiative and Medical School will be holding an exclusive, by invitation only, roundtable event on 16 March, 2018 to consider the future impact of blockchain technology on the Electronic Health Records system. Government officials, insurance representatives, healthcare professionals, patients and blockchain experts will be among the attending participants. In addition [...]


2017-12-07T15:22:31+03:00December 7th, 2017|Announcements, Featured|

The University of Nicosia Blockchain Initiative invites applications for two post-doctoral seats funded by trade.io on advanced research in Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT). Specifically, trade.io will be supporting post-doctoral research at the University of Nicosia in the areas: Distributed Ledger Technology, with a specific focus on side-chains and cross-chain interoperability, and Smart token corporate governance [...]

Decentralized 2017 Mobile App

2017-10-31T08:16:33+03:00October 31st, 2017|Announcements|

Decentralized 2017 is just around the corner and we are sure you are just as excited as we are! Now you can find the Decentralized 2017 app available for download on Android and iOS! Stay up to date with the latest developments Follow the conference schedule Find your favorite speakers Network with fellow participants Find [...]

“DECENTRALIZED 2017”: General Registration For Pioneering Blockchain Summit is Now Open

2017-09-29T09:10:32+03:00September 29th, 2017|Announcements|

The University of Nicosia (UNIC) is delighted to announce that general registration for DECENTRALIZED 2017 is now open. Decentralized 2017 is a pioneering summit focused on the impact of blockchain technology and decentralized systems on industry and society. Forty-two leading blockchain executives, academics and technical experts from 18 countries will be speaking on November 2nd and 3rd at the [...]


2017-07-27T13:17:58+03:00July 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|

2-3 November 2017, Limassol, Cyprus UNIC is organizing DECENTRALIZED 2017 in Limassol, Cyprus on November 2-3 2017, the first major conference in Europe focused on the business and political implications of blockchain technologies, across several key industries, including shipping/supply chain, financial services, government, accounting/auditing and legal and governance, along with analysis of the long-term implications of blockchain, [...]

UNIC Blockchain Team at Consensus 2017, in NYC!

2017-05-25T12:19:06+03:00May 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|

The University of Nicosia’s CEO, Antonis Polemitis, alongside the Blockchain Initiative Coordinators, Professors George Giaglis and Soulla Louca, attended the premier blockchain technology summit in the world, Consensus 2017, in New York City. The University of Nicosia (UNIC) is, by most measures, the leading university globally in the digital currency and blockchain field. UNIC has long [...]

MOOC 8 (Fall 2017) Now Open for Registration!

2017-04-07T07:57:56+03:00April 7th, 2017|Announcements|

Enrollment has now opened for the 8th edition of our Free MOOC - DFIN-511 Introduction to Digital Currencies and interested students can login or register and self-enroll to the course. MOOC 8 will start on September 5th, 2017 and run for 12 weeks. It includes 12 live sessions taught by renowned Bitcoin experts Andreas Antonopoulos [...]